The Secret Life of Lobsters

The Secret Life of Lobsters : How Fishermen and Scientists Are Unraveling the Mysteries of Our Favorite Crustacean

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In this intimate portrait of an island lobstering community and aneccentric band of renegade biologists, journalist Trevor Corson escorts the reader onto the slippery decks of fishing boats, through danger-filled scuba dives, and deep into the churning currents of the Gulf of Maine to learn about the secret undersea lives of lobsters.

This P.S. edition features an extra 16 pages of insights into the book, including author interviews, recommended reading, and more.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 135 x 203 x 19mm | 249g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0060555599
  • 9780060555597
  • 281,201

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"Charmingly written, full of fascinating detail: a delight." Kirkus Reviews
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"Charmingly written, full of fascinating detail: a delight."--Kirkus Reviews
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